exteroceptive

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ex·ter·o·cep·tive

(eks'ter-ō-sep'tiv),
Relating to the exteroceptors; denoting the surface of the body containing the end organs adapted to receive impressions or stimuli from without.
[L. exterus, outside, + capio, to take]

exteroceptive

[ek′stərōsep′tiv]
Etymology: L, externus, outside, recipere, to receive
pertaining to stimuli that originate from outside the body or to the sensory receptors that they activate. Compare interoceptive, proprioception.

ex·ter·o·cep·tive

(eks'tĕr-ō-sep'tiv)
Relating to the exteroceptors; denoting the surface of the body containing the end organs adapted to receive impressions or stimuli from without.
[L. exterus, outside, + capio, to take]

exteroceptive

(ĕks″tĕr-ō-sĕp′tĭv) [L. externus, outside, + receptus, having received]
Pert. to receptors detecting external (environmental) stimuli.